Kara Napolitano

Sims Municipal Recycling

Kara Napolitano is the Education and Outreach Coordinator at Sims Municipal Recycling Facility (SMR), the largest Materials Recovery Facility in the country that processes 100% of New York City’s municipal recycling. Through SMR’s Recycling Education Center, Kara hosts thousands of visitors each year, inspiring and empowering attendees of all ages to create less waste and recycle right. Kara has worked as an informal educator for over 15 years and is now proud to now be a part of the Sims team, helping New York City work towards zero waste.